Get Anikka on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

A local teen is asking for your help as she aims to make it on to the popular talk show.

Anikka Abbott is on a mission, and she needs for your help.

The 17 year old recently set up a page on Facebook recruiting her friends and family to watch her sing the "Queen of the Night" by Mozart that she recently performed at her choir concert. 

The Gig Harbor High School student said just within 48 hours after posting the video on YouTube, it got 211 views.

Now she's kicked off a campaign to get on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.

The popular talk show host is currently recruiting young artists for her brand new record label, Eleveneleven

DeGeneres has already signed three young singers, including Greyson Chance, whose cover of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" went viral in 2010. The video currently has more than 40 million views.

So far, Abbott has collected more than 2,000 views, but her goal is to hit 10,000. She said she plans on submitting the video to the television show once she turns 18 next month. 

In the meantime, enjoy her YouTube video and spread the word!

Anikka Abbott June 08, 2011 at 05:21 PM
Thank you so much for the article! And I cannot thank everyone enough for their support in my musical endeavors. It's truly overwhelming.
Sara McDaniel June 08, 2011 at 06:54 PM
I like how our community is rallying around one of our own...how fun!
Akiko Oda June 08, 2011 at 07:42 PM
Don't forget to give Patch a shout-out during your award acceptance speech at the Grammys! ;) We're rooting for you, Anikka!
Michelle Smith June 09, 2011 at 01:48 AM
Best wishes on your efforts in a difficult industry. But you've got the talent it takes to make it. I'm looking forward to following your career so keep us updated on your accomplishments. Go Anikka!
Paul Thorpe June 10, 2011 at 06:25 PM


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